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Summer Sahti - Vintage Brewing Company

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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 6.62%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Vintage Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Sahti |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
1.056 OG

(Beer added by: WastingFreetime on 07-18-2011)
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Dactrius, May 09, 2013
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3.88/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

1.056 OG 8 IBUs 5.4% ABV

And here we have a rye malt sahti.

Looks standard hazy amber in color but absolutely no head at all is present.

It presents with a dank earthy aroma with a juniper resin highlights. Other than that, it is a pretty standard brown ale scent.

There is a pleasing gin flavored tart astringency to the front of the sip that melts away, to be replaced with a chorus of walnut and pecan nut brown malt flavor, finish is sweet and lingering. The flavor is a lot better than the merely average nose would have suggested. Perhaps my perception of the nose was hampered by the lack of head?

Carbonation is tingly like a sparkling wine again. I'm noticing a trend where if the carbonation is sparkly the head structure suffers. Medium body heft, but carbonated as if it were lighter. Doesn't quite match up..

This one has a winning flavor and nose, but needs work on the carbonation and head issues.

WastingFreetime, Jul 18, 2011
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

redleg411, Jun 28, 2013
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4/5  rDev -2%

wallrock, Nov 23, 2011
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

SciFritz, Jan 27, 2013
Summer Sahti from Vintage Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.